Today’s topic is all about something that’s usually overlooked. It’s loss of motivation and what you can do about it when it happens. Most times, people are so surprised when they become demotivated that they may start to doubt themselves and wonder whether it’s actually possible to make their goals or dreams a reality.
When you start working on a new project, or a goal, you get a certain high from the potential promise your goal or project offers. You create a plan and you work your plan. And that’s when it happens, you begin to lose motivation and start distracting yourself with all kinds of activities and simply procrastinating.
You must recognize that loss of motivation is a normal part of the entire goal setting process, a part that’s often omitted from most goal setting programs. Recognize this as a normal part of life, and use it to your advantage.
This can be a time to reevaluate your goals and determine whether it’s something you still want, and not what others want for you. Perhaps you may go in a different direction from the original plan. Sometimes you may see that you should abandon your project as it’s just not feasible.
So when loss of motivation sets in the next time, use the about tips to get out of the dumps. You’ll now have renewed hope and motivation to make your projects and dream all that you envisioned.